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10 months ago

bravo (a guest user) asked this question:

Language pair:

English > French

Subject:

General

Level of diffculty:

Easy / medium

Word or term in question:

dry acid pickle

Context:

The final cleaning step requires the dry acid pickle, which is just as good and safer than Hydrochloric acid which is sometimes used for this purpose.

 

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9 months ago

Hedi Nasri  See profile wrote:

décapant à sec à base d'acide

10 months ago

Sissoko's Bilingual Services  See profile wrote:

Potion sulfureuse sèche

10 months ago

Claude Le Frapper  See profile wrote:

décapant acide tel que bisulfate de sodium

My comment:

the complete expression is dry acid pickle salts, like sodium bisulfate.
in French, 'décapant ' should suffice.

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10 months ago

plaisirsdelavie  See profile wrote:

Cristaux de soude

My comment:

Dry acid pickle looks like salt: it is mixed to water in order to remove chrome metal parts.

My references:

http://www.gaterosplating.co.uk/dry-acid-pickle-salts

Comments by other colleagues on this answer:

10 months ago

Claude Le Frapper  See profile wrote:

That would be an alcaline pickle

10 months ago

Marie-Claire  See profile wrote:

produit de nettoyage acide avec des agents tensioactifs

My comment:

https://www.dutscher.com/data/pdf_guides/fr/Traitement_verrerie_de_laboratoire.pdf

My references:

I have no idea if that applies to your translation. It depends on the context. I hope it helps a little!